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How do economic crises affect migrants’ risk of infectious disease? A systematic-narrative review

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Background: It is not well understood how economic crises affect infectious disease incidence and prevalence, particularly among vulnerable groups. Using a susceptible-infected-recovered framework, we systematically reviewed literature on the impact of the economic crises on infectious disease risks in migrants in Europe, focusing principally on HIV, TB, hepatitis and other STIs.

Methods: We conducted two searches in PubMed/Medline, Web of Science...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1093/eurpub/ckv151

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
Trinity College
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Publisher:
Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
European Journal of Public Health Journal website
Volume:
25
Issue:
6
Pages:
937–944
Publication date:
2015-08-28
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EISSN:
1464-360X
ISSN:
1101-1262
Language:
English
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uuid:3d91385e-4a8f-4e51-acdf-24bd17034d3f
Deposit date:
2015-11-12

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